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Richard Asher talking sense.

Richard Asher

Richard Asher talking sense.

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Published by University Park Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medicine.,
  • Medicine -- Humor.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEdited by Sir Francis Avery Jones, with a foreword by Lord Rosenheim, and an introductory appreciation by William Bean.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR117 .A79 1972b
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 179 p.
    Number of Pages179
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5290707M
    ISBN 100839105622
    LC Control Number72010736
    OCLC/WorldCa495168


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Short Biography He was an eminent British endocrinologist and haematologist. Asher himself described the modern haematologist as an individual who “instead of describing in English what he can see, prefers to describe in Greek what he can’t”(1).

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